Minority languages Song Contest 2011
The 8th ''Liet International'' minority song contest took place in Udine, Italy on 19 November 2011. Bands performing in Asturian, Sami, Frisian, Irish, Karelian, Latgalian, Gaelic, Low German, Friulian and Sardinian competed for a prize sponsored by the Council of Europe, which has a special Charter for Regional or Minority Languages. The jury award went to the young Frisian singer-songwriter Janna Eijer from the village of Jobbegea in the Netherlands. The Coffeeshock Company, a Croatian band from Burgenland in Austria, won the public award.
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